Posts for Toddlers to Teens

Telling the Story Right

Toddlers to Teens September 7, 2018

When the books slip from their careless stacks on the shelf, the lights blink out, and the prayers whisper “Amen,”…

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At Seventeen

Toddlers to Teens August 13, 2018

            for Cassie At seventeen I could not see through the haze of bitterness that followed me like a cloud…

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Small Daughter

Toddlers to Teens August 13, 2018

Scrawny bodies Of young birds stretch In the budded maple above Your blond head I think how the mother’s beak…

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The Whiteboard

Toddlers to Teens August 13, 2018

The words were written in black felt tip. Today we talked about the danger of strangers. The whiteboard is my…

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